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5 Ways to Ruin Your Next Presentation

Morag Barrett, September 17, 2018

5 Ways to Ruin Your Next Presentation

It seems to me that PowerPoint has become the ubiquitous communication tool of the corporate world.  Hours and hours are spent in trying to create the “perfect deck” (which I believe is impossible).  Changes and… Read More


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Autumn Leaves, Mouthwash, and Rogaine

Ben Whiting, September 4, 2018

Autumn Leaves, Mouthwash, and Rogaine

So it finally happened… two months ago the love of my life, my wife, told me I might want to consider using some kind of treatment for my thinning hair. She attempted this with kindness… Read More


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It’s Never Too Late to Start

Morag Barrett, July 23, 2018

It's Never Too Late to Start

Did you hear the cacophony of groans and cheers that sounded this week? I received an email from the school district this week announcing that it was “Less than a month till ‘Back to School.’”… Read More


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10 Signs You Work in a Toxic Environment (and Five Things You Can Do About It)

Angie Morgan, July 16, 2018

10 Signs You Work in a Toxic Environment (and Five Things You Can Do About It)

I’ve seen inside both thriving and toxic work environments for more than a decade, and there are clear, telltale signs that indicate whether (or not) you’re working in a healthy organization.  I’m compiling my list so… Read More


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Wishing You the Best This Holiday Season

Lead Star, December 18, 2017

The holiday season is a time to reflect on your progress throughout the year, enjoy the moments of rest and relaxation, and envision your path for the New Year. At Lead Star, we’re proud to… Read More


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It’s Back to School – For All of Us!

Morag Barrett, August 28, 2017

It’s Back to School - For All of Us!

This year has flown past. Only yesterday we were considering our New Year Resolutions, then in the blink of an eye, it was summer. Now here we are, poof! It’s the start of fall and… Read More


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Hold a Personal Retreat

Courtney Lynch, May 8, 2017

Hold a Personal Retreat

We’ve all heard about the importance of taking time for ourselves. When we hear this we often think of rest and relaxation. Making time for some R&R is important, but it’s not all you need.… Read More


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Index Your Progress

Courtney Lynch, December 5, 2016

Index Your Progress

As we near the end of 2016, it’s valuable as leaders to assess our progress. Leadership development is a journey, not a destination. Grab a blank piece of paper and take some notes as you… Read More


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